Provinces of Laos

Provinces of Laos

Politics of Laos

Laos is divided into 16 provinces (Lao ແຂວງ, "khoueng"), 1 municipality (ນະຄອນຫລວງ, "kampheng nakhon"), and formerly 1 special zone (ເຂດພິເສດ, "khetphiset").

#Louang Namtha
#Vientiane Prefecture with Vientiane Capital *
#Vientiane Province
#Xaisomboun **

"* municipality" "** special administrative zone, dissolved in 2006"

The provinces are subdivided into districts ("muang") and villages ("baan").

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